2019

Talk by Anne Harrington: Why the 1980s “Biological Revolution” in Psychiatry Really Happened, and How it Lost its Way, Jun 27, 2019

On Thursday, Jun 27, 2019, Anne Harrington, Ph.D. (Franklin L. Ford Professor of the History of Science Harvard University) will give a talk on ““Why the 1980s “Biological Revolution” in Psychiatry Really Happened, and How it Lost its Way” (7 pm, Vorhoelzer Forum). In the early 1980s, American psychiatry declared a biological revolution. The Freudian ideas, that had dominated understanding and treatment since at least World War II, were denounced

Call for Papers: Practicing Evidence – Evidencing Practice How is (Scientific) Knowledge Validated, Valued and Contested? (Munich, 19-21st February, 2020)

Practicing Evidence – Evidencing Practice How is (Scientific) Knowledge Validated, Valued and Contested? International Conference and Pre-Conference Workshop 19-21st February, 2020 Munich, Carl Friedrich von Siemens Stiftung DFG Research Group 2448 Deadline: 15th September 2019 Keynote: Angela Creager, Professor in the History of Science, Princeton University “Evidence” has been generating a lot of interest lately. The concept has become central to public controversies surrounding issues such as climate change and

(Deutsch)  Vortrag am 15.03.2019: S. Dickel, A. Wenninger: "Soziologie der Post-Faktizität. Ambivalenzen der öffentlichen Kommunikation von Fakten unter digital-partizipativen Bedingungen"

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Im Rahmen der Sektionstagung “Demokratie und Wahrheit” der DVPW-Sektion “Politische Theorie und Ideengeschichte” in Bremen am 15.03.2019 halten S. Dickel und A. Wenninger den Vortrag “Soziologie der Post-Faktizität. Ambivalenzen der öffentlichen Kommunikation von Fakten unter digital-partizipativen Bedingungen”.